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Markó Iván
Markó Iván Markó Iván
"We need dreams, and do not be afraid of them."
(Marko Ivan)
ballet dancer, choreographer,
Artistic and Managing Director


Date of birth: Balassagyarmat, 29/03/1947.
Schools: State Ballet, 1959 - 1967
Ballet master: Hedwig Hidas

Ballet Groups:

  • The Hungarian Festival Ballet's founder, artistic director (1996 -)
  • Vienna, Paris and Sydney guest choreographer (1993)
  • The Jerusalem Rubin Academy of Ballet and choreographer (1991-1992)
  • 80 foreign tour in many countries in the world, as well as the Paris Opera House Guest choreographer in Scala of Milan (1972-1991)
  • The Bayreuth Festival permanent choreographer (1985 -)
  • Győr and Fine Arts School of Dance, a founding director (1981-1991)
  • Győr Ballet's founder, soloist, choreographer, ballet director (1979-1991)
  • Leading soloist at Maurice Béjart Ballet Group in Brussels (1972-1979)
  • Soloist of Hungarian State Opera (1971-1972)
  • Ballet dancert at the Hungarian State Opera House (1967-1972)


Ballet Films:

  • Sheherezade (2009)
  • Human Anthem (2006)
  • Cain and Abel, Jiddische Mame, The Wailing Walls (2005)
  • Joseph and His Brothers (2000)
  • Quetzalcoatl (1995 Mexico)
  • The Wailing Walls(1993 Hungary - Israel)
  • Children of Paris (1989 French)
  • The Moment of Truth
  • The Dream Master (1988 Hungary - West Germany)
  • Jesus, the son of the MAN
  • Samurai (1982)

Literature:Ivan Marko: The Smile of solitude (in progress)

  • Tamás Mészáros: The Dream Master (Mark Ivan Dance Theatre) (1989)
  • Gábor Hegyi, Ivan Marko: Holy Visions (1988)
  • Tamás Mészáros: Marko Dance Theatre (1984)